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News23 Nov 2016

Grabarz and Kynard will renew rivalry in Birmingham

World indoor high jump medallists Robbie Grabarz and Erik Kynard are the first stars to be added to the start list for the Müller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham on 18 February, the fifth IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting of 2017.

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Previews08 Aug 2016

Preview: men's high jump – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

In the absence of Italy’s world indoor and European champion Gianmarco Tamberi, who cleared a national record of 2.39m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco but then injured himself when attempting what would have been a world-leading 2.41m, this event looks quite open.

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Series01 Aug 2016

First impressions – Erik Kynard

Olympic silver medallist and world indoor bronze medallist Erik Kynard is one of the world’s leading high jumpers. In the latest instalment of our first impressions series, the US champion answers a number of firsts in his life, both on and off the track.

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News29 Mar 2016

Barshim and Haroun out to impress home fans in Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Local heroes Mutaz Essa Barshim and Abdalelah Haroun will be out to impress their home fans at the opening IAAF Diamond League meeting of 2016, which see the series start in Doha on 6 May.

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Report27 Jun 2015

Kynard soars to second US title, Nelvis flies to 12.34

Olympic silver medallist Erik Kynard provided one of the highlights of the second day of the US Championships as he equalled his personal best of 2.37m to win the high jump in Eugene on Friday night (26).

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News13 Apr 2015

Barshim aiming higher in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Mutaz Essa Barshim will return to the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on 30 May, an IAAF Diamond League meeting, where he set the high jumping world on fire in 2013.

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Report29 Jun 2014

McCorory holds off resurgent Richards-Ross to win US 400m title

It was the showdown they had all come to see on day four of the US Championships in Sacramento, and the duel between Francena McCorory and Sanya Richards-Ross over 400m duly lived up to expectation on Saturday (28), with both athletes smashing the 50-second barrier and offering up a race to remember.

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News13 Jun 2014

Press conference highlights in New York – IAAF Diamond League

High jumper Erik Kynard had a message for the media ahead of the adidas Grand Prix in New York, the latest stop in the 2014 IAAF Diamond League series, on Saturday (14).

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News28 May 2014

Mission: world record for high jumpers in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League

After the opening leg of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League in Doha, which produced the world-leading high jump mark of 2.41m, Herculis Monaco is proud to announce that the main protagonists of the event will be at Louis II Stadium on 18 July.

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Feature11 May 2014

Ukhov leading the way to high jump’s new golden age

There was an audible groan of dismay when Ivan Ukhov failed to make a serious first attempt at the height of 2.43m in Friday night’s IAAF Diamond League meeting in Doha. It was no more than a natural spectator reaction, similar in nature to the groan that is evinced by a false start.

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News24 Apr 2014

World champion Vesely looking for three-peat triumph in Ostrava

Czech Republic’s world javelin champion Vitezslav Vesely will be one of the star attractions at the 53rd Ostrava Golden Spike Meeting on 17 June, organisers of the IAAF World Challenge meeting announced on Thursday (24).

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Report23 Feb 2014

Lagat wins fourth US indoor 3000m title

The latest instalment of the rivalry between Bernard Lagat and Galen Rupp followed a similar pattern on Saturday evening (23) on the second day of the USA Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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